cameron-logoLearn to empower and prepare pregnant women for a positive birth experience, and support women in this voyage of discovery using yoga.

What will the course cover?

• plan and teach yoga to pregnant women at different stages of pregnancy with reference to anatomy and physiology, and yoga philosophy.
• the specific Guidelines for Safety as detailed by the British Wheel of Yoga.  Students will have a working knowledge of these Guidelines and be able to incorporate them into their classes.
• a variety of yoga postures that address the needs of pregnancy, paying particular attention to postural awareness, the pelvic floor, managing fatigue, positions for labour, and encouraging babies into the best possible position prior to birth.
• identifying situations of special need, where referral to other agencies might be appropriate.
• students’ capacity to deal with another woman’s grief and loss – both compassionately and authentically.
• a variety of breathing practices that are focusing, calming and applicable to pregnancy and labour.
• several approaches to relaxation to support the pregnant woman.
• develop publicity, plan and teach a series of classes to a group of pregnant women.

Who Can Apply?

This 85 hour module is available to all holding a recognised yoga teacher training of minimum 200 hours.  Membership of the British Wheel of Yoga is required for the duration of the course – currently £37 per annum, but continued membership of BWY is not a requirement.

Assignments and Assessment

Assessment during the course will involve some teaching to the group, presentations and preparation of class material.  A final teaching observation will be assessed by a BWY-approved assessor.

 

Venue:  In The Moment, 72 Berkeley St, Glasgow G3 7DS.

Dates:  30th & 31st March, 15th & 16th June and 28th & 29th September ’19 (plus final assessment day).

Times:  10.00 am – 17.00 pm.

Cost:  £630 (single payment or by instalments), plus £50 for final teaching observation and £37 BWY membership.

For more information please contact Contact Judy:-

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